Lobrathium flexum Assing, 2014,

Peng, Zhong, Li, Li-Zhen & Zhao, Mei-Jun, 2016, A new species and additional records of Lobrathium Mulsant & Rey (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Paederinae) from South China, ZooKeys 568, pp. 51-58: 52

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.568.7622

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3355C7D9-6F35-44CA-9A65-94D1A6622B3F

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scientific name

Lobrathium flexum Assing, 2014
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Coleoptera Staphylinidae

Lobrathium flexum Assing, 2014  Figs 1A, 2 A–C, 5

Material studied.

China: Hunan: 1 ♂, 1 ♀, Yanling County, Nanfengmian, 26°18'N 114°00'E, 1600 m, 06.VI.2015, Peng, Shen, Tu & Zhou leg. (SNUC).

Comment.

The original description is based on a male from Jiangxi. The previously unknown female sexual characters are as follows: posterior margin of tergite VIII convex (Fig. 2A); sternite VIII (Fig. 2B) weakly transverse, posteriorly broadly convex; tergite IX (Fig. 2C) undivided anteriorly. The above record from Hunan represents a new province record. For illustrations of the habitus and the male sexual characters see Assing (2014: figures 12-16).